For the espresso obsessive, there’s a romantic notion to roasting your personal espresso at residence. You’ve already received your brewing setup dialed and roasting is one other means so that you can take management of what finally leads to your cup. Sadly, that romance involves a crashing halt on the first sight of the a pattern roaster’s price ticket.

Fortunately, Royal Espresso is making one particular person’s roasting goals come true. The Bay Space inexperienced espresso exporter is raffling off an Aillio Bullet R1 V2 pattern roaster with all of the proceeds benefitting Grounds for Well being.

Introduced through the Royal Espresso web site, the raffle is casting as huge a internet as doable in hopes of elevating as a lot as doable for Grounds for Well being, a non-profit group “benefitting ladies in coffee-growing areas of Ethiopia and Kenya.” To that finish, they’ve opened as much as the competition to the whole planet, save for Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine because of delivery points into the international locations at the moment at battle. Entry to the competition is straightforward. Simply buy a $10 ticket through the Royal Espresso web site or e mail exhibiting the receipt for a donation on to Grounds for Well being made throughout the month of September. And every $10 donation is absolutely price $20, as Royal has pledged to match all donations as much as $25,000.

The winner will obtain a Aillio Bullet R1 V2, a really fetching 1kg capability residence/pattern roaster of their very personal. The winner shall be chosen at random and be introduced on October 1st on the Roasters Championship Preliminaries happening at The Crown in Oakland. There’s no restrict to the variety of tickets you should buy to extend your odds of taking residence the $3,500 roaster. And even in case you don’t win, you bought double your cash’s price in donating to a really worthwhile trigger.

For extra info or to buy a raffle ticket or 10, go to Royal Espresso’s official web site.

Zac Cadwalader is the managing editor at Sprudge Media Community and a workers author primarily based in Dallas. Learn extra Zac Cadwalader on Sprudge.